The Breakroom

We’re pleased to announce that xScope is participating in the newly released SuperStacked Mac Bundle. Along with xScope, the bundle offers access to 23 additional useful development tools and resources at a highly discounted price. xScope is our Mac utility, featuring eight tools in one that combine to help you measure, inspect, and test your […]

xScope 3.6.1

July 15, 2013

An update for xScope is now available in the Mac App Store and through the in-app update. xScope 3.6.1 features more efficient processor usage which translates into less drain on your MacBook battery. This update also includes more responsive tools, enhancements to Spaces and Retina Display support and various other improvements and bug fixes. Check […]

Today we are pleased to let you know about a pair of software updates. xScope 3.6 is now available in the Mac App Store or through the in app update and xScope Mirror 1.2.3 is available in the iOS App Store. This update to xScope brings enhancements to the Dimensions tool improving edge detection and […]

xScope updated

December 11, 2012

A new version of xScope, our popular and powerful screen design tool, is now available. Version 3.5.2 add a very handy new feature. It lets you create new frames and guides by holding down the Option key while dragging a frame or a guide. We also squashed a few bugs. For a complete list of […]

176 more pixels

October 5, 2012

This is a quick post to let everyone know that xScope Mirror 1.2.2 has been approved and is available in the App Store now. xScope for Mac is still waiting for approval but you can start using the iOS version to preview your new apps and app updates on the glorious new iPhone 5 display. […]


September 11, 2012

We are very pleased to announce that an updated version of our popular suite of screen design tools is now available. xScope 3.5 includes fancy new graphics for those fortunate enough to own a MacBook Pro with the impossibly beautiful Retina Display. We spent a significant amount of time retooling this version to overcome the […]

xScope 3.2

May 15, 2012

Version 3.2 of xScope, our indispensable screen design tool, is now available. Get it from the updates tab in the Mac App Store or if you downloaded from check for updates under the xScope menu bar item. This latest adds support for CSS hsl() colors in the Loupe and lets you preview Acorn files […]

Announcing the immediate release of xScope 3.1 for Mac and xScope Mirror 1.2 for iOS, now available via the App Store or via the Check for Updates… option from the application menu. This important update ads all-new functionality to the Mirror tool and allows users to view not only Mac desktop windows, but also image […]

We’re pleased to announce the release of xScope 3.0.1 for Mac and xScope Mirror 1.1 for iOS, now available via the App Store or via the Check for Updates… option from the application menu. This update fixes several key bugs including one that prevented color information from being pasted into apps like Adobe Photoshop and […]

Introducing xScope 3.0

January 19, 2012

The Iconfactory and ARTIS Software are pleased to announce xScope v 3.0. xScope is a powerful set of tools that you can use to measure, inspect and test on-screen elements. Version 3 has been redesigned for clarity, optimized for the latest Macs, and brings over 70 new features and improvements that are sure to make […]